Tag Archives: Queries

A Way Forward on Section 702 Queries

The legislative debate over Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act has ended with passage of a six-year reauthorization that omitted many of the provisions privacy advocates had argued were necessary. But the legal and policy debate is likely … Continue reading

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Government responds to MLD5 queries from the House of Commons European Select Committee

The Department for Exiting the European Union has published a letter from John Glen MP, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, to Sir William Cash, Chair of the House of Commons’ European Select Committee, on the proposed Fifth Money Laundering Directive … Continue reading

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VA – Sex offender program elicits queries

Original Article 01/23/2011 The concept of civil commitment has always raised certain troubling philosophical questions. Now in Virginia, it's raising financial ones as well. Civil commitment is the system through which violent sexual predators who are considered likely to commit … Continue reading

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McCain’s Canal Zone Birth Prompts Queries About Whether That Rules Him Out

Interesting article from the NY Times: Mr. McCain’s likely nomination as the Republican candidate for president and the happenstance of his birth in the Panama Canal Zone in 1936 are reviving a musty debate that has surfaced periodically since the… … Continue reading

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